Research in Physiology and Pharmacology

The rich diversity of world-class research conducted by faculty members in the Department of Physiology and Pharmacology provides outstanding training opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students and postdoctoral fellows interested in the biomedical sciences. In addition to the side range of state-of-the-art investigator-driven research programs, the Department hosts several collaborative research groups of which our faculty members are leaders. These include emphasis in cardiovascular, neural and musculoskeletal sciences, developmental and reproductive biology, gap junctions and cellular communication, and drug and environmental safety.

Innovation and Excellence in Research and Teaching